The beautiful Breaffy House Resort, Castlebar in County Mayo is the venue for the first leg of the inaugural Irish Tour 2012, dubbed the Western Open. Between March 1-4 there will be a total of six tournaments running, two of them satellites, with the highlight being the €260+€40 3-Day Main Event that has a guaranteed prize pool of €30,000.
The Western Open, the first of five legs on the Irish Tour, kicks off on March 1 with a €25+€5 rebuy satellite to the Main Event. The Main Event runs from Friday 2 March until Sunday 4 March and sandwiched in between are a €125+€25 No Limit Hold'em event, a €100+€20 No Limit Hold'em event, a €50+€10 No Limit Hold'em turbo tournament and a €50+€10turbo satellite to a future Irish Tour Main Event.
As mentioned, this is the first of five legs on the Irish Tour with it set to drop anchor in Dublin amongst other Irish cities between now and the Grand Final in late November.
Irish Tour 2012 - Leg 1: The Western open Schedule
|Thu 1 Mar||20:00||€25+€5||Super satellite to Main Event|
|Fri 2 Mar||18:00||€260+€40||No Limit Hold'em Main Event|
|Sat 3 Mar||13:00||Main Event - Day 2|
|Sat 3 Mar||16:00||€125+€25||No Limit Hold'em|
|Sat 3 Mar||21:00||€50+€10||Turbo satellite to any Irish Tour Main Event|
|Sun 4 Mar||12:00||Main Event - Day 3|
|Sun 4 Mar||15:00||€100+€20||No Limit Hold'em|
|Sun 4 Mar||19:00||€50+€10||No Limit Hold'em - Turbo|
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